Yellowback Fusilier (Caesio xanthonota) Care
The Yellowback Fusilier, Caesio xanthonota, is also known as the Blue and Yellow Fusilier. These fish come from the Indian Ocean. The lower half of the body is a light blue color and the top half, including the tail, is a bright yellow.
These fish are omnivores and require a diet rich in plant and meaty foods, such as marine algae, vegetables, mysis and brine shrimp, high-quality fresh and frozen foods.
Yellowback Fusiliers require an aquarium of 180 gallons or larger.
They are not reef safe.
up to 3″